Things to do for Halloween in Los Angeles and Hollywood

It’s never too early to get the word out on things to do for Halloween in Los Angeles.  Even the local stores have been fully stocked with all things Halloween for over 3 weeks now.  As this holiday picks up steam around the world, keep in mind that there’s no other place that does more to celebrate Halloween than L.A., especially this year, since it falls on a Saturday! Here’s some great stuff for Halloween in Los Angeles: From the Official Visit West Hollywood website: The largest Halloween street party in the world happens in West Hollywood on Saturday, October 31, 2015. Admission is free to this world-famous event, which includes live music and entertainment on multiple stages along Santa 

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Tours from Burbank Bob Hope Airport

Glitterati Private Tours of Los Angeles is now offering city sightseeing tours from Burbank Bob Hope Airport, which is conveniently located just over the hill from Hollywood and Beverly Hills.  With tours from Burbank, add 1/2 hour of tour time to the first column on our “Rates” page.  For years, Glitterati Tours has also been offering tours departing from LAX Los Angeles Airport, and these usually require an additional hour added to our tours (2nd column on our rates page). Tours from Burbank are fantastic for guests with long layovers, or for guests requesting a tour and then a drop off at their local Hollywood or Beverly Hills hotel or venue.  Our SUV’s can accommodate up to 7 guests, and 

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Los Angeles Vegetarian Restaurants

The folks at Foursquare compiled a list of fantastic Los Angeles vegetarian restaurants.  Here’s their top 8: 1. Cafe Gratitude Arts District Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Arts District · 300 S Santa Fe Ave Ste A (at E 3rd St), Los Angeles, CA 2. Native Foods Cafe Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Downtown Culver City · 9343 Culver Blvd, Culver City, CA 3. SunCafe Organic Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Studio City · 10820 Ventura Blvd (at Fruitland Dr), Studio City, CA 4. Veggie Grill Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Mid-City West · 110 S Fairfax Ave (at 3rd St), Los Angeles, CA 5. Cafe Gratitude Larchmont Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Larchmont · 639 N Larchmont Blvd (at 

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Private L.A. Tours Departing from LAX or Hotels

When guests inquire about private L.A. tours, they always ask whether their guide can pick them up at their local hotel.  The answer is YES!  Because every tour we do is private, Glitterati Tours can pick up guests anywhere in Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, West Hollywood, Venice Beach, or Downtown L.A.  We also have been granted special permission to pick up guests directly at their terminal at LAX Los Angeles International Airport. We remind guests that pickups outside of the general vicinity of Hollywood/Beverly Hills can add approximately 1-hour to their tour time.  We’ve laid out 2 time tables on the Glitterati Tours “Rates” page on our website.   This would include the beach communities of Santa Monica & Venice, 

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Glitterati Tours of Los Angeles and Beverly Hills for Fall

As summer winds down, the numbers from the board of tourism for Los Angeles haven’t quite been tallied.  By our estimates, it had to have been a record number of guests visiting our amazing city.  Glitterati Tours of Los Angeles had a spectacular summer starting in June, and continuing through this upcoming first week of September.  With most days completely booked, we unfortunately had to turn many last minute requests down.  We remind guests that we book tours from so many directions, including local concierges, referrals from previous visitors, repeat guests, and international travel agents. This summer we documented guests from every state in our nation.  As always, the Australian market is enormous for tours of Los Angeles, with Canada 

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Celebrity Sightings and Home Tours in Beverly Hills and Hollywood

On our blog, we only report our celebrity sightings when they take place in a public space. While we often see them at their homes, private parties, the gym, in a medical office, pharmacy, a place of worship, hotels we do business with, or other expected private locations, we won’t blog about it on our Glitterati Tours website. -Sandra Bullock and Brad Garrett (different tables) at a West Hollywood restaurant located on Melrose Ave. -Same restaurant, but different night— Sylvester Stallone, Kathy Griffin, Judd Apatow, and John Singleton. -Keanu Reeves on his motorcycle along the Sunset Strip. -Matthew Perry driving his fancy black sports car on La Cienega. -Kim Kardashian arriving for her book signing at DASH. -The Kardashian clan 

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Titans of the Ice Age 3d at The La Brea Tar Pits in L.A.

Adults and kids visiting Los Angeles should definitely make a stop at The La Brea Tar Pits.  Glitterati Tours can do a brief introduction to the pits during our “Essential LA” tour, but we recommend guests explore this area on their own before or after their tour.  We remind guests that there is quite a bit in our city that can be self-guided. This unique chunk of land in the heart of Hollywood, has produced a treasure trove of ice age fossils.  When at The La Brea Tar Pits, make sure to check out The Page Museum, and for a limited time, Titans of the Ice Age 3D. Titans of the Ice Age 3D The La Brea Story Journey to 

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Rent at The Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills

RENT at The Saban Theatre July 16 – 26, 2015 SABAN THEATRE 8440 Wilshire Blvd Beverly Hills, CA 90211 Tel: 888-645-5006   From our friends at Love Beverly Hills: Set in the East Village of New York City, Rent is about falling in love, finding your voice and living for today. Winner of the TONY Award for Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Rent has become a pop cultural phenomenon with songs that rock and a story that resonates with audiences of all ages. Based loosely on Puccini’s La Boheme, Jonathan Larson’s Rent follows a year in the life of a group of impoverished young artists and musicians struggling to survive and create in New York’s Lower East 

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Annual Rodeo Drive Car Show on Father’s Day 2015

The Rodeo Drive Committee, in conjunction with the city of Beverly Hills, presents the Rodeo Drive Concours d’Elegance every year on Father’s Day. Each year a theme is selected to feature the superb combination of rare automobiles and motorcycles highlighting the past, present and future at the crossroads of fashion, design and entertainment. This year’s selected theme is “Highways to Heaven” to honor Route 66, Autobahn and Autostrade. The Concours d’Elegance is the largest public event held annually in Beverly Hills with a unique mix of guests, including car collectors, families and international visitors and residents from Beverly Hills and the Westside. Named “one of the 300 unmissable events in the world” by Frommer’s Travel Guide, the Rodeo Drive Concours 

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Glitterati Private Tours Awarded TripAdvisor Excellence Award

Thanks to TripAdvisor for awarding Glitterati Private Tours of Los Angeles and Beverly Hills with your Certificate of Excellence for the 4th straight year!  TripAdvisor gives visitors the most reliable information on the internet regarding tours, hotels, and all things travel related.  Interested in a custom tour of Los Angeles?  Visit our website for more information. Coming to Los Angeles?  Our most popular tour is the “Essential LA.”  It covers the must-see sights in West Hollywood, Hollywood and Beverly Hills.  It includes studio history, celebrity homes, the Hollywood sign, the Walk of Fame, Grauman’s Chinese Theater, and the home of the Oscars — The Dolby Theater.  This tour also introduces guests to the famous shopping streets of Robertson Boulevard, Rodeo 

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